Archive for March, 2012

Gorgeous Jewellery Brand frillybylily Joins IndependentBoutique.com!

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Another fabulous British brand joins us at IndependentBoutique.com,  we welcome the wonderful frillybylily! We chat to designer Lily McCallin about her brand and her latest collection which was inspired by vintage costume jewellery.

How do you describe to people what you do and your design style?

frillybylily jewellery is experimental and thoroughly considered. When it comes to materials and  manufacturing methods, the jewellery aims to promote a sustainable and fair way of working. Ethical sourcing and manufacturing is of fundamental importance. Quality is excellent as is value for money. Customers can buy themselves a fashionable, desirable and honest product that tells a story for a competitive price. Read More.....

Filipa Oliveira Jewellery Design Joins IndependentBoutique.com!

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

We are very excited to announce Filipa Oliveira Jewellery Design is the latest luxury brand to join our site. Filipa Oliveira contemporizes the ancient art of filigree which is a delicate kind of jewellery metalwork made with twisted threads usually of gold and silver. We chat to designer Filipa about her work, her influences and how her brand has developed. Read More.....

To All The Independent Women....

Friday, March 9th, 2012

International Women’s Day is held annually on March 8th, thousands of events are held throughout the world to inspire women and celebrate their achievements. It is also a national holiday in many countries including Afghanistan, Belarus, Cambodia, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Vietnam and many more.

Guest blogger Rachel Cawley shares with us her favourite dresses in celebration of International Women’s Day because we should all feel confident, bold and beautiful every day and these dresses allow us too!

 

Xsenia & Olya - Ocean Teal Dress

The first dress which struck me was the deliciously shaped Ocean Teal Dress by Xsenia & Olya. These two St Martins graduates are famed for their emphasis on striking digital prints and geometrical forms and this dress does not disappoint! It allows you to appear undeniably feminine yet daring and modern with the fusion of shades of teal as if different parts of the dress capture more or less light. The asymmetrical hem line adds grace and this dress would look beautiful worn with wedged sandals with your hair in a simple up do. Read More.....